Question: What is dating in anthropology?

Determining the age of an object is called dating it. Relative dating only determines if a fossil is older or younger than another fossil. It does not provide an actual age for the fossil. Dating the volcanic glass in surrounding rock layers can help you determine the age of fossils in between those layers.

What method is used to date rocks older than 10 million years?

lead dating Uranium-Lead Method Uranium-lead dating can be used for rocks more than 10 million years old.

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